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Canisius in the News

WBEN-AM Radio interviewed Canisius President John J. Hurley on Thursday, February 21 about the Vatican summit on clergy sexual abuse. Click here to listen to the interview.

Submitted by: College Communications

CANCELLED – Tigers in America

The February 25 presentation of “Tigers in America,” featuring the organization’s founder and president, William Nimmo, has been CANCELLED.

At this time, Nimmo’s lecture is not being rescheduled.

Submitted by: Mary Fiorella, administrative associate, Animal Behavior, Ecology and Conservation

Canisius Introduces MS in Finance

Beginning in fall 2019, the Richard J. Wehle School of Business will offer a new master of science degree in finance.

The graduate program is an extension of the college’s popular undergraduate degree in finance, which is ranked No. 18 in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and will provide advanced knowledge to students in the areas of corporate finance, investment management, portfolio management, and financial institutions and markets. 

The 30-credt hour program is distinguished by its offering of three specialized concentrations: investment research, risk management and data analytics.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, regional employment in these areas is expected to grow 11.5 percent through 2024.  In addition to the knowledge base, students will gain a strong foundation in ethics, standards of professional conduct, communication and team work. 

Click here to read more about the new MS in finance.

Submitted by: College Communications

CPA Exam Rankings

The Canisius College accounting program maintained its stronghold in New York State following results from the 2017 Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam. 

Alumni of Canisius’ undergraduate accounting program, who sat for the CPA exam for the first time within one year of graduation, earned the highest average score on the exam.The group ranked first (1st) out of 44 colleges and universities in the state. Click here to read the full release.

Submitted by: College Communications